E-Commerce Times: Will Linux Momentum Continue?Dec 13, 1999, 20:13 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Chet Dembeck)
"While Microsoft publicly claims to consider Linux a real competitor, it has been rumored that the software giant is not really sweating it. Apparently, as far as Microsoft is concerned, the Windows operating system is already the standard and the battle has been won."
"A few months ago, I basically agreed. However, I'm not so sure anymore...."
"There is such a growing desire among computer users for an alternative to the Windows operating system that I believe it will push the Linux movement toward history. Not the kind of IPO history that VA Linux registered the other day, but something much, much bigger."